Some of the finest pubs in the the South east are celebrating after coming out on top at the Irish Pub Awards 2017 regional final, which took place in The Coachman, Clonmel last night (Monday, 2nd October 2017). They will now go forward to the National Awards Ceremony on 8th November.
The winners in the South East Region are:
Innovative Pub of the Year sponsored by Bank of Ireland Payment Acceptance: Malzards Bar & Pub, Stoneyford, Kilkenny
Best Music Pub sponsored by IMRO: Matt the Millers Bar and Restaurant, Kilkenny
Best Tourist Pub sponsored by Molson Coors: The Strand Tavern, Duncannon, Co Wexford
Best Outdoor Space sponsored by Bulmers: Bill Foley’s Bar, Lounge and Beer Garden, Cashel, Co Tipperary
Outstanding Customer Service sponsored by Heineken: Oskar’s Bar and Restaurant, Waterford City
Best Local Pub sponsored by Diageo: The Porterhouse, Castlebridge, Co Wexford
Best Food Pub sponsored by Musgrave MarketPlace: The Uluru Outback Bar and Restaurant, Waterford City
Pub Personality of the Year sponsored by Irish Distillers, Pernod Ricard: Jim ‘Flash’ Gordon, Revolution Craft Beer and Whiskey Bar, Waterford City.
The Irish Pub Awards are jointly presented by Vintners Federation of Ireland (VFI) and Licenced Vintners Association (LVA). A series of seven regional events are taking place around the country between 18th September and 4th October to announce 56 finalists through all categories.